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Independent experts nominated by country party

Kyoichi Otsuki

First name
Last name
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Discipline of Expertise
Other Disciplines
Agricultural Sciences
UN languages spoken



Geographical Focus
Job function
Professor Dr.
Kyushu University
Telephone number
+81 92 948-3107
Work experience
1. Expert of Irrigation for JICA(Japanese International Cooperation Agency) in Baja California, Mexico, 1992-1994_x000D_
2. Researcher of Irrigation and Drainage for JIID(The Japanese Institute of Irrigation and Drainage) in Punjab, Pakistan, 1995-1998_x000D_
3. Researcher of Ecohydrology for ALRC(Arid Land Research Center, Tottori University) and ISWC(Institute of Soil and Water Conservation, Chinese Academy of Science) in Yan'an, China, 2002
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
B. Agr., Irrigation Sciences, Miyazaki University, 1981_x000D_
Ms. of Agr., Irrigation Sciences, Kyoto University, 1983_x000D_
Dr. of Agr., Irrigation Sciences, Kyoto University, 1987
Number of Publications
Publication titles
1. Otsuki, K., Jahanbakhsh-Asl, S., and Maruyama, T., 1987, Energy distribution of the rice plant canopy -Fundamental studies on evapotranspiration in paddy fields (I)-, Transactions of The Japanese Society of Irrigation, Drainage and Reclamation Engineering, 130, 17-23 _x000D_
2. Otsuki, K. and Mushiake, N. , 1997, Studies on monitoring land and water management in Pakistan, Journal of Agricultural Meteorology, 52, 665-668 _x000D_
3. Otsuki, K., Yamanaka, N., Du, S., Yamamoto, F., Xue, Z., Wang, S. and Hou, Q., 2005, Seasonal Changes of Forest Ecosystems in an Artificial Forest of Robinia pseudoacacia in the Loess Plateau in China, Journal of Agricultural Meteorology, 60, 613-616 _x000D_
4. Ide, J., Haga, H., Chiwa, M., and Otsuki, K., 2008, Effects of antecedent rain history on particulate phosphorus loss from a small forested watershed of Japanese cypress (Chamaecyparis obtusa), Journal of Hydrology, 352, 322-335 _x000D_
5. Kumagai, T., Tateishi, M., Shimizu, T. and Otsuki, K., 2008, Transpiration and canopy conductance at two slope positions in a Japanese cedar forest watershed, Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 148, 1444-1455
Other activities
1. Boad Member of Japan Society of Hydrology and Water Resources_x000D_
2. Lecturer of Irrigation Planing for AUDA(The Agricultural Upland Development Accociation)
Awarded Science Encouragement Award of Japanese Society of Irrigation, Drainage and Reclamation Engineering in 1970
Organisation name
Kyoto University
Organisation street address
394, Tsubakuro, Sasaguri, 811-2415
Organisation city
Kasuya, Kukuoka
Organisation country